Posts From: communication tools Category

Posted On: 24 Jul,2016 By:
Category: Couples, Relationships

Relationship Help: Accepting Influence

Many people ask for relationship help when arguments seem to keep reaching an impasse. What can you do when you feel like both of you are locked in your positions?

Posted On: 9 Feb,2014 By:
Category: Couples, Introverts and Extroverts

Opposites Attract but can they Stay Together?

In the Beginning   Ron was initially attracted to Anna because she had her life so together. She knew what she wanted to do for a career and actively worked to achieve her career goals. She was at the top of her class and kept striving to be better. Anna aced all her assignments while […]

Posted On: 5 Dec,2011 By:
Category: Couple's Retreat

The Couples Retreat: How to Save a Marriage

I just finished another marriage retreat with a couple. I can’t tell you how satisfying it feels to work with a couple regarding their relationship problems and finish the weekend with everyone feeling like it made a significant difference.

Posted On: 14 Nov,2011 By:
Category: Couples

Rituals of Connection during the Holidays

Holiday Traditions The holidays… How do you feel about holiday traditions like Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter, summer or winter vacations? How about getting together with friends or family for Sunday night dinners, planning date nights, or celebrating birthdays? Often times we take for granted that the person we love will want to experience these events […]

Posted On: 24 Feb,2011 By:
Category: Couples

Three Ways to Help Troubled Relationships

Relationships aren’t easy. Once you get past the honeymoon stage and regular life sets in, it can take a lot of work!!

Posted On: 7 Feb,2011 By:
Category: Couples

The Happy Marriage: One Valentine’s Day at a Time

  Let’s face it. Valentine’s Day can put a lot of pressure on us—if we’re not in a relationship, if our relationship isn’t going well, if we don’t have much money, or if we want to make the day really special. How can we celebrate it with meaning to strengthen the relationships we have?

Posted On: 24 Jun,2010 By:
Category: Couples

Negotiating Relationships: Independence and Connection

Time together and apart Have you and your partner ever talked about how much time you should spend together or apart? How much time you should focus on the two of you, and how much time you should do things with friends, family members, or on your own? Is it something you think about, at […]

Posted On: 5 Apr,2010 By:
Category: Couple's Retreat

Things to do while at a Couple’s Counselling Retreat in Banff

  You’ve decided you want to work some things out in your relationship. Maybe it’s time to address some issues that just don’t seem to be getting any better. Maybe you want to rekindle the passion you once had. You may have some clear ideas of what you want, or perhaps you’d like to figure […]